All homes require periodic maintenance. Log
homes and cabins are no exception. The
difference lies in the unique needs of the exterior log
walls which are exposed to the elements of our
Oklahoma weather. Untreated log walls have the risk
of developing rot and decay from the rain and ultra-
Based on the needs of your home, we offer power washing, cob blasting, and chemical stripping. If your
home has chinking between the logs it needs to be
checked and maintained in order to prevent moisture
and unwanted weather from entering the interior and. All
logs have the potential to develop checking, or splits along
the logs, but in most cases this only adds to the character
of the log. If, however, these checks are situated in the
structure to allow water penetration, they will require caulking.
Some wood species, in particular Yellow Pine are less resistant to rot than others. A borate and mildew
treatment may also be advised for you.